Everything we call real is made of things that cannot be regarded as real. If quantum mechanics hasn’t profoundly shocked you, you haven’t understood it yet.
Michelle Dockery for Red Magazine (Oct 2013)
"I’ve been asking myself about that an awful lot and I think when I was younger I felt really bad about it and felt I was doing something wrong in doing so many period films. And then, all of a sudden, I went, ‘OK, this is obviously what I’m drawn to’. I love history, reading historical novels and watching period pieces as well as performing in them. I think it’s something to do with fantasy, which is what I love." - Keira Knightley [x]
sometimes i can literally feel my butthole tighten thinking about how mary took care of matthew for six months even though she had no reason or obligation to do so— held his barf bucket, kept him company, washed him, probably fed him— and then lavinia gets all of that credit even into her death and even when matthew couldn’t put her aside to save mary’s ancestral home that he’s known she wants since s1
My dog had 5 adorable puppies :3
With all that we have to address in the world – warming continents, fluctuating economies, monstrous cities – pursuing scientific questions in tandem with artists and designers may not seem like conventional wisdom. But given the unconventional nature and scale of the problems we face today, there is real value to be gained from collaborations that bridge the best talents we have in both the quantitative and qualitative domains. Artists and designers are the ones who help bring humanity front and center, make us care, and create answers that resonate with our values.
Highland Cattle - Uithof, The Netherlands
Near death experience. I’m never getting that close to those cows again
Downton Abbey DVD Commentaries → S1E1 (Julian Fellowes, Gareth Neame, and Brian Percival)
Julian: I do enjoy the fact that so many of them [the actors] are good looking. Don’t you? It’s so nice. Sometimes you watch British television and they all look as if they’ve been hit by a truck.